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May Newsletter

(May 22, 2018)

Junior Iron Chief 2018 Getting young adults to cook is one strategy for educating youth to take their future health into their own hands. The 5th annual Jr....

Healthy Living for your brain and body

(May 17, 2018)

For centuries, we've know that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the...

Living Healthier

(Apr 6, 2018)

The Otsego County Department of Health is hosting the 2018 Living Healthier Expo at The Foothills Performing Arts Center in Oneonta April 6-7.  Through the generous support of Leatherstocking Collaborative Health Partners, Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield, and NYCM Insurance

School Nurse Symposium 2018

(Mar 22, 2018)

The annual School Nurse Symposium will be taking place on Thursday March 22nd 2018 presented by The Rural Health Education Network of Schoharie, Otsego and Montgomery Counties Co-sponsored by the Zone 7 New York State Association of School Nurses. span...

Jr. Iron Chef

(Feb 16, 2018)

2018 registration packets can be found here

Oneonta Indoor Walk

(Feb 10, 2018)

Fox Care Center will be holding their Second Annual Indoor walk on Saturday February 10th...

Mike Nerney Training on 2/8/18

(Feb 8, 2018)

Adolescent Brain, High Risk Behavior, and Addiction By Mike Nerney. February 8, 2018 from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Held at: Holiday Inn State Highway 30, Johnstown, NY 12095 RSVP to 518-736-8188...

Tai Chi

(Feb 6, 2018)

  Tai Chi has been shown to improve muscular strength, flexibility, fitness, improve immunity, relieve pain and improve quality of life. In addition to these components, Tai Chi movements emphasize weight transfer to improve balance and prevent falls. To Register: span...

Give Kids a Smile

(Feb 2, 2018)

The 16th Annual Give Kids a Smile Day is coming up on February 2nd. Please make an appointment for your children (Ages 2 to 12 years old) before February 2nd. See the flyer above for more details....

Chronic Disease Self-Management Peer Leader Training

(Jan 31, 2018)

We will be offering a chronic disease self-management peer leader training in Cooperstown on January 31, February 1, 7, 8 (participants must attend all four days) and a diabetes self-management cross training on Feburary 15th.  There is no cost to the training.  To register or for more information, please contact Lynae at or 607-547-3360.  Space is limited!

Farm To School Conference

(Jan 31, 2018)

Creating an Easier Path to Farm Fresh Food, January 4th 2017 at SUNY Cobleskill (Wheeler Auditorium) Please visit this Eventbrite registration page to register and for more information. ...

The Hungry Heart

(Nov 17, 2017)

The Hungry Heart screening at the Hartwick Community Center November 17th 6PM.

Great American Smoke-Out

(Nov 16, 2017)

Public Health Departments in Otsego, Schoharie and Montgomery counties, along with Bassett Healthcare Network, will be providing smoking cessation information at the county office buildings and at the following hospitals...

National Rural Health Day

(Nov 16, 2017)

Over 60 million Americans live in rural and frontier communities. Rural communities are wonderful places to live and work, but these communities also have unique healthcare needs, which is why the National Organization of State Offices of Rural sets aside the third Thursday of every November – November 16th, 2017...

School Nurses and School-Based Health Providers

(Sep 28, 2017)

We are soliciting ideas for the School Nurse Symposium to be held in the spring. Over the past few years, we have invited local and regional...

We have exciting programs coming up this Spring!

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